The Afternoon Preschool class is an active time for preschoolers who do not need to nap anymore. We know that afternoons may not be ideal for all of you, but those who are done with naps and want to keep their child awake during the afternoons may find this program a perfect match for their schedule.
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays
(all children that attend will attend both days-we are not offering a 1 day a week option)
Amount of Children: 8
Cost: $20 per day (for the 3 hour session)
Age: 3-5 years
Fall Session: begins August 21, 2017
Daily Schedule for Afternoon Preschool
2pm-come inside/coats away
2:30pm-wash hands for snack
2:50-3:35pm-Center Time Inside (Free Play)
4:20-4:30pm-coats on, Outside Time, parents pick up
[This schedule is almost the same as our current morning program, except we will not have lunch.]
Note on weather: We take the kids outside when the temperature on www.weather.com says 15 degrees (with the windchill) and higher. [For your reference: the elementary schools take kids out when it is 0 degrees (with the windchill) or higher.] When it colder than 15 degrees we will have Free Play time inside.
Snow Policy: We do not close when there is snow in Iowa City.
We do not close when the Iowa City Community Schools close for snow.
We do not change our schedule with Iowa City Community Schools has a "late start" (2 hour delay). We are open all winter.
Deposit to hold your space:
After visiting our program you can sign up by giving us a $50 deposit to hold your summer spot and/or a $150 deposit to hold your fall spot. Please click here to read more detailed information about our philosophy and click here for more detailed information about the Preschool Program. In addition, there is a one time Registration Fee of $40 when entering the program for the first time.
"A Joyful Place for the Whole Child to Learn and Grow."